Example sentences for: stale

How can you use “stale” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • (No waiting around for stale, shopworn news and reviews to be delivered once a week and days late by certain newsmagazines we don't care to mention.)

  • Stale gender roles: In one of its twin Bradley articles, the WP notes an interesting gender split in a poll of New York voters: gentlemen preferred Bill 56 percent to 33 percent, while women favored Gore 48 percent to 29 percent.

  • Because political information goes stale faster than bread, the first destination for obsessives should be a news site.

  • As his ideas grew familiar and then stale, he found no way to complicate them, develop them, or move on to something else.

  • A handful of critics concede that while the film is technically excellent, it's in no way groundbreaking; rather it's simply a collection of "stale and reactionary ideas" being pawned off "under the all-purpose rubric of 'black comedy' " (David Edelstein, Slate ). (Click to read the rest of Edelstein's review.)


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